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Carcharhinus (Prionace) tenuis

Chondrichthyes - Carchariniformes - Carcharhinidae

Taxonomy
Carcharias tenuis was named by Agassiz (1843).

It was recombined as Carcharhinus (Prionace) tenuis by Hay (1902).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1843Carcharias tenuis Agassiz p. 242
1847Carcharias tenuis Gibbes p. 191
1902Carcharhinus (Prionace) tenuis Hay p. 313

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
classChondrichthyes
subclassElasmobranchiiBonaparte 1838
RankNameAuthor
infraclassEuselachii()
NeoselachiiCompagno 1977
Selachii
superorderGaleomorphi
orderCarchariniformes(Compagno 1973)
familyCarcharhinidaeJordan and Evermann 1896
genusCarcharhinus
subgenusPrionace
speciestenuis()

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-21 06:53:24
Modified: 2009-07-21 08:53:24
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Wagner 2020, Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Early/Lower Campanian to the top of the Danian or 83.50000 to 61.60000 Ma

Collections (6 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden Carcharias tenuis (102883)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Sweden (Skane) Carcharias tenuis (106411)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden (Skåne) Carcharias tenuis (74334)
Early/Lower Campanian83.5 - 70.6Sweden Carcharias tenuis (102886)
Danian66.0 - 61.6Sweden Carcharias tenuis (90575 90576)